Girls enjoy reading books

Girls enjoy reading their favorite books in their own classroom and in their library.  Books donated from American schools,  are sent to schools in the Barrios. This project started by BOOKS for the BARRIOS  allows schools and children in the USA the opportunity to share… Read More

Positive feedback of our work from students and teachers keeps us going !

Positive feedback of our work keeps our spirits high! Here is a  letter of appreciation from a teacher in the Bayong Elementary School , Guindulman, Bohol in the Philippines sent to us in April 1991. ” I have the… Read More

Help us reach Them

What a coincidence!! The article from National Geographic magazine these little girls happened to open was about them! They are the ” Badjao tribe” in Jolo, ­Philippines. Thanks to the relentless efforts put in by Books for the… Read More

Article in Inquirer.net about shift towards rebuilding schools and teacher training

We are happy to bring to you an article about our shift towards rebuilding schools and training teachers in the Philippines written by Alexander Drechshler , correspondent at Inquirer.Net and columnist at San Francisco Post.  Below you will… Read More

Troop Support

BOOKS for the BARRIOS sends resources to American military combat forces engaged in peace operations in the Philippines. The educational material support the troops local humanitarian aid projects. Our education programs have been instituted by the Philippine Department… Read More